Eadweard I "the Elder," King of the West Saxons

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Eadweard I "the Elder," King of the West Saxons, son of Ælfred "the Great," King of England and Ealhswith, was born about 872.1,2,3 He died at Farndon, Cheshire, England, 17 July 924,1,4 and was buried at Winchester, England.4

Eadweard married (1) Eadgifu;1,4 he married (2) Ecgwyn;1,4 he married (3) Ælfflaed. The ancestry of all three wives is unknown (or not traced here).1,4

Family 1

Eadgifu d. aft. 966
Children

Family 2

Ecgwyn
Children
  • NN1
  • King Æthelstan1 b. 894, d. 27 Oct 940

Family 3

Ælfflaed
Children

Citations

  1. [S95] John Brooks Threlfall, The Ancestry of Thomas Bradbury (1611 - 1695) and His Wife Mary (Perkins) Bradbury (1615 - 1700) of Salisbury, Massachusetts, 3rd ed. (Madison, Wisconsin: p.p., 2006), 527-528, further cited as Threlfall, The Ancestry of Thomas Bradbury.
  2. [S520] Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard Jr., William R. Beall and Kaleen E. Beall, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700: Lineages from Alfred the Great, Charlemagne, Malcolm of Scotland, Robert the Strong, and Other Historical Individuals, 8th ed. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004), 1-15, further cited as Weis, Sheppard, Beall, and Beall, Ancestral Roots, 8th ed.
  3. [S1954] Stewart Baldwin, The Henry Project: The Ancestors of King Henry II of England: An Experiment in Cooperative Medieval Genealogy on the Internet, https://fasg.org/projects/henryproject/data/edwar001.htm, accessed Oct 2017. Hereinafter cited as Baldwin, The Henry Project.
  4. [S1954] Baldwin, The Henry Project, https://fasg.org/projects/henryproject/data/edwar001.htm, accessed Nov 2017.
  5. [S1954] Baldwin, The Henry Project, https://fasg.org/projects/henryproject/data/edmun001.htm, accessed Oct 2017.
  6. [S95] Threlfall, The Ancestry of Thomas Bradbury, 494-495, 527-528.
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